Amy has always been a creator and a convener. She has a background in studio art and brought her enthusiasm for performance and community to the West Kortright Centre in 2018, following 20+ years in Brooklyn. In 2012, she founded the House of Love
house concert series in Red Hook and has nurtured it into a thriving venue for local, national and international musicians. Amy has a deep involvement with Miles of Music Camp
, serving on the Advisory Board and managing a weekend camp in Brooklyn. Her art practice has evolved into a decade-long collaboration with weavers in Nepal, who translate her designs into handmade rugs
. She has an BA in American Studies from Hampshire College and MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.